Welcome to the Vice President's (CEO) Office

Michael AllenMessage from the Vice President

As we navigate the ever-changing landscape of higher education, Zayed University stands as a beacon of innovation, inclusivity, and inspiration. Established in 1998, our institution has actively contributed to the evolution of the UAE, cultivating leaders who are ready to embrace global challenges with local wisdom.

At Zayed University, we believe in the power of education to transcend traditional boundaries. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our diverse academic programs, state-of-the-art facilities, and a community culture that fosters curiosity, creativity, and collaboration. Our faculty, drawn from around the globe, are educators and mentors dedicated to guiding students through their academic and personal journeys.

As you step into this vibrant community, you will find endless opportunities to learn, explore, and make a difference. Our dynamic environment reflects the society we serve, promoting a culture of equality, respect, and mutual growth.

We are privileged to carry the name of our founding father, His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, whose vision and legacy of leadership has been guiding us forward. It is in this spirit that we continue to innovate, inspire, and impact both our students and the broader community we are a part of.

Your time at Zayed University is a canvas. We provide the palette and brushes, but the masterpiece will be your own. Engage deeply, challenge yourself, and take advantage of the opportunities to grow academically, socially, and personally. Whether through research, community service, or leadership, your story will contribute to the rich tapestry of our shared history.

Dr. Michael Allen
Acting Vice President (CEO)